EggNews -Theme

Eggnews is a Free/Premium Responsive magazine WordPress theme. This theme is mainly applicable to online magazines, newspaper, publishing, personal blogs and any kind of news sites. It’s customizable theme.

2 Getting Started

This page is about our EggNews theme. EggNews is magazine is WordPress beautiful theme.  We are passionate to make best and keep simple as possible. If you have any idea to make it simpler let us know we are happy to change it. We believe in Agile Software Development Methodology so we are always ready to talk with you. Our theme has a lot of widgets features On this page you can see the documentation with the table of contents. Your satisfaction is our motto.

3 Installation

It is very easy to install WordPress theme. There is two method to install WordPress theme.
Offline and online Installation Process. First, download our theme form EggNews. Now you can get a zip file. Now you can install our EggNews themes follow the following instructions.

Upload Theme

Step 1: Go to Appearance>> Themes of the WordPress Dashboard

Step 2: Click on the Add New button

Step 3: Click on the Upload link

Step 4: Select the zip file

Step 5: Click on Install Now button

Activate the theme

Online installation Process :

Go to Appearance > Themes in the WordPress Dashboard.
Now, hover over the theme thumbnail and press the Activate button.

Installing a WordPress theme through online is a really easy task.

You can follow following step to install EggNews WordPress theme.

  • Open your WordPress dashboard
  • Go to Appearance > Themes
  • Click on add new button
  • Type “EggNews” in the search box
  • Our theme will appear in the search listing
  • You can click install
  • After then activate button will appear and you have to  just click on that button to activate our EggNews theme

Install and Activate Required Plugins

Click on Being Activating plugin  and Select  available plugins and then click on active button.

Thank You!

4 Create Categories/Post /Pages/

Creating New Category

Step 1 : Go to Dashboard > Posts > Categories
Step 2: Now Enter Category name at Name field.
Step 3: If you need different category name you can enter slug for the category but not necessary to add a new one.
Step 4: If you want to make child category then select the existing category from a drop-down, otherwise, leave it as Blank.
Step 5: Enter the category description and click on Add New Category button.

Creating New Post

Step 1: Go to Dashboard > Posts > Add New
Step 2: Enter the post title after that you can add post description on the text editor
Step 3: Choose the categories from categories lists and enter tags as you like.
Step 4: Choose the sidebar option as your wish
Step 5: You can also Select the featured image for the post.
Step 6: Now Click on Publish button.

Creating New Page

Step 1: Go to Dashboard > Pages > Add New
Step 2: Type the page Name and add the page content at editor area.
Step 3: Choose the existing page if you want to create a child page, otherwise leave it.
Step 4: Choose the available page template if you want.
Step 5: Choose the sidebar from available options.
Step 6: No need to add featured image for the page.
Step 7: Click on Publish button.

5 General Settings

Site Identity

Every WordPress theme supports the default site Identity section here we added some additional features in this section.,

Let’s start…..

Logo, Site Title, Tagline & Site IconUpload the required logo and favicon to best suit your site, add site title from here as shown in below images.

Configure site logo/title/favicon

  • Go to Dashboard >> Appearance >> Customize >> General Settings >> Site Identity.
  • Click on Select Logo for upload or change site logo from existing logo.
  • Enter Site Title and Tagline.
  • Checkbox option about site title and tagline display.
  • Click on Select Image for upload favicon.
  • Then, click on Save & Publish button.

Color Setting  Pro

A thing to remember: First of all you need to log in your WordPress website after

that you need to go to Dashboard. Follow this instruction to set header title and logo. that you need to go Dashboard. Follow this instruction to set header title and logo.

First Go to Dashboard > Appearance >Customize >Color Settings > 

Click on Categories color and change the color of each category.

click on color setting and change body text color.

 

Home Page Settings

Note: To set up a home page you need to create a page. Follow this instruction:

Dashboard>Pages>Add New Page>

Enter Title of a page and Select Template: News Home Page


Setting a static front page allows you to add static content to your homepage. This is what you want to do to create a business homepage instead of a list of blog posts.

Next Step For Front Pages

Static Frontpage

Set static front page by going to Appearance >Customize> General Setting> Homepage Settings> A static page> select a static page button and Choose the front page from pages

Layout Setting

Set Layout by going to Appearance >Customize> General Setting> Website Layout
Now Choose any layout from Site Layout
Full-width Layout
Boxed Layout
(Note: this demo is Full-width Layout)

6 Create/Manage Menus

(Here you can create and select menus and attach different pages, post, archive)

Set up Custom Menu

  1. Go to Appearance > Menus
  2. Click on Create a new menu link
  3.  Enter menu name at “Menu Name” field  and click Create Menu button
  4. Select the pages/posts/ categories and custom links tab from the left side Add Menu
  5. Click Save Menu after adding required pages, categories in the menu

 

Mega Menu Management  PRO

This theme support one of the best features of a menu that is Mega Menu. MegaMenu is useful if you want to show posts from specific categories inside the menu. MegaMenu will show the recent posts from the selected category and subcategory in the menu when you will hover it.

Go to Appearance >> Menus.
Create Menus as usual.

click here for more details Place Your Desired MegaMenu Category/Post/Archive link as TopLevel Menu.
And make MegaMenu for this Menu item.
If you want to Add sub Categories for this MegaMenu then,
Go to that Category Admin Page (Posts > Categories Screen) and Click the Edit link of the Category to make subcategory.
This process describes by following images.

Mega menu with sub-categories:

Create Categories and Sub Categories

Dashboard>>Posts>> Categories>>

After that, you need to create a post with subcategories

Then:: Set Any menu item to MegaMenu And Choose any category to make Mega Menu item

 

Output Looks like::

Mega menu without sub-categories:

First of all, you need to create Category and post under this category after that::

Go to Appearance > Menu
Add menu items from the left panels (Pages, Links, Categories, Post )
Click on the menu item and select the Category that you want to use from the drop-down

  • You have to use a category that doesn’t have sub-categories.
  • Also please make sure that the Menu Item used as MegaMenu is in the root of the Menu and doesn’t have sub-menus inside.

 

8 Header setting

Set header by going to Appearance > Costomize>Header Setting> Top header section

  • Now you can Enable and Disable and Set Ticker Option
    • News Ticker Option
    • News Ticker Caption
    • Show on all page
    • Date Option and
    • Social Icon option

Note: TIcker title display from a post on this free version. For more option, you need to upgrade pro version.

  • Manage Sticky Menu by going to Appearance > Header Setting> Sticky Menu                        

Here you can Enable/disable Change will display sticky Menu it appears when you scroll your page.

Header Ads Free

First Go to Dashboard > Appearance >Widgets>Header Ads

Now you can drag Banner Ad to Header Ads

Header Ads PRO

First Go to Dashboard > Appearance >Widgets>Header Ads

Now you can drag Banner Ad to Header Ads

 

 

 

9 Page Setting Without Sidebar With Fullwidth

Step 1: Go to Dashboard > Pages > Add New
Step 2: Type the page Name and add the page content at editor area.
Step 3: Choose the existing page if you want to create a child page, otherwise leave it.
Step 4: Choose the available page template if you want.
Step 5: Choose the sidebar from available options.
Step 6: No need to add featured image for the page.
Step 7: Click on Publish button.

Output Likes:

 

 

 

10 Manage EggNews Homepage content Video

11 Grid Layout Pro

Go To Dashboard>>Widgets>>

and follow the image instruction:

Output for Grid Layout:

12 Design Setting

Archive Pages Setting

Step 1: Go to  Appearance > Customize>Design>>Setting> Archive Settings

Step 2: Choose the suitable sidebar layout from available options.
Step 3: Choose the suitable archive page layout from available options under Archive Layouts.
Then, Click on Publish button.

Pages Setting

Go to Dashboard > Appearance > Customize > Design Settings > Page Settings.
Choose the suitable sidebar layout from available options under Page Sidebars.
Then, Click on Publish button.

Posts Setting

Step 1: Go to Dashboard > Appearance > Customize > Design Settings > Post Settings.
Step 2: Choose the suitable sidebar layout from available options.
Step 3: Selected post sidebar layout which is for all posts.
Step 4: Then, Click on  Publish button.

BY Tag

Footer Setting

Step : Go to Appearance > Customize>Design Setting> Footer setting   

Step 2: Choose the suitable footer layout from available options.
Step 3: Selected footer layout which is applied to all pages.
Step 4: Then, Click on  Publish button.

 Footer Copyright

Go to Dashboard > Appearance > Customize > Design Settings> Footer Settings > Bottom Section.
Enter the copyright text what you may like.
Then, Click on  Publish button.

            

 

13 Color Setting Pro

Go to Dahsboard>>Customizing>>Color Setting

General Settings

Here you can set the Background color, Body Text Color, Primary Color of Categories and Menu and Body  Color

 

Header Settings::

Here you can set Header elements color like Top Header Background, Breaking News, Site Title, Navigation, Navigation Active color.

 

14 Manage EggNews Slider

 The thing to remember: First of all you need to log in your WordPress website after Thing to remember: First of all you need to log in your WordPress website after that you need to go  Dashboard. Follow this instruction to set slider on Home Page Area. Note: you need to create some post with feature images under Categories.

1. From Customizing  OR
2. From Widget
From Customizing

Go to Dashboard > Appearance >Customize>Widgets>Home Page Slider Area

In this section, you can add Featured Slider on Home Page Slider Area Next Section you can set Category on Featured Slider.

Choose Category for Home Page Slider Area. From here you can set No of Post on  Featured Slider After Setting all these things you need to click on Publish button.

Output:

From Widgets

Another method for adding Featured Slider on Eggnews Home Page

Adding a post slider is a really simple task on WordPress. You can just follow following procedure to add a new widget to any sidebar. Note: Before sitting Home Page Slider Area you must create some Categories and posts with the featured image.

Go to Dashboard>Apperance> Widgets>

Click on Featured Slider  and Add it to Home Page Slider Area

Click on Home Page Slider Area
Click on Eggnews: Featured Slider
Choose Categories
Choose No. of slides:

You can see many widgets listed on the left panel and on right panel you can see the list of sidebars.
Just drag one widget to the sidebar and drop it into any sidebar
And save it

For more details follow the video instructions:

First, you need to click on any active widgets after that you can check the Hide Category Hide the category title on your live site.

Featured  Slider tutorial for EggNews Pro

Category Enable/Disable

You can also hide category on other Widgets.

15 Home Page Slider Area Pro

the thing to remember: First of all you need to log in your WordPress website after Thing to remember: First of all you need to log in your WordPress website after that you need to go to Dashboard. Follow this instruction to set slider on Home Page Area. Note: you need to create some post with feature images under Categories.

Go to Dashboard > Appearance >Customize>Widgets>Home Page Slider Area 

In this section, you can add Featured Slider on Home Page Slider Area  Next Section you can set Category on Featured Slider.

Choose Category for Home Page Slider Area. From here you can set the layout of Slider, Featured post on Slider Area and Author, time, and category details. After Setting all these things you need to click on Publish button.

EggNews Slider Area

Output:

16 Full Width Above Main Content Pro

Note Homepage full-width content area. Appear just below of homepage main content area.
Step 1: Go to Dashboard > Appearance >Widgets
Step 2: Click any Widgets
Step 3: Click on Full-Width Content Area and
Step 4: Click on Add Widget
Step 5: Now click on Full-Width Content Area Sidebar and set title and other necessary setting and click on save.

Output:

 

17 Full Width Below Main Content

Note Homepage full-width content area. Appear just below from home page main content area.

    First Go to Dashboard > Appearance >Widgets>Full Width Below Main Content 

 

Front End will display as follows:

 

18 A Widgets on EggNews theme

Adding a widget is a really simple task on WordPress. You can just follow following procedure to add the new widget to any sidebar.
Step 1: Go to your WordPress dashboard
Step 2: Click on appearance and widgets
Step 3: You can see many widgets listed on the left panel and on right panel you can see the list of sidebars.
Step 4: Just drag one widget to the sidebar and drop it into any sidebar
Step 5: And save it

Adding a widget on the sidebar is now completed. For EggNews theme you have to add following widgets on their respective sidebars.

 

Add Gallery

Go To Dashboard>>Widgets and follow images instruction

An output of Gallery:

Call To Action Widget PRO

Set Reading Indicator Option Appearance >Widgets> Call To Action>Home Page Main Content area or other section of your page.

Now click on Add Widget

 

Now Click on Home Page Main Content area>

And set all these things

The output of This setting

 

Google Map Widget PRO

Set Google Map by going to Appearance > Widgets>
Now Click on EggNews Google Map
Then Click on Home Page Sidebar or another sidebar of the website
Click on Add Widget

Now you can Set fill following fields. For Location Search Google API on online and place.

Weather Widget PRO

  • Set Whether by going to Appearance > Widgets>
  • Now Click on EggNews Whether
  • Then Click on Home Page Sidebar or another sidebar of the website
  • Click on Add Widget

Now you can Set City Country and No of days.

 

Currency Converter Widget PRO

  • Set Currency Converter Widget by going to Appearance > Widgets>
  • Now Click on Currency Converter
  • Then Click on Home Page Sidebar or another sidebar of the website
  • Click on Add Widget

Now you can Set Currency and Layout of your currency converter

Breaking News

Adding a Breaking News slider is a really simple task on WordPress. You can just follow following procedure to add Breaking News Widgets in Sidebar.

  • First Go To Dashboard>>Apperance>
  • After that select Breaking News
  • Add Breaking News on SIdebar.
  • Follow the following image instruction.

Set Breaking News on Home Page SIdebar:

The output of Breaking News on Home Page Sidebar

 

 

Carousel Posts PRO

  • First Go To Dashboard>>Apperance>Customizing>Widgets
  • After that Add Carousel Post on Home Page
  • Type Post title and Set category
  • Follow the following image instruction to complete this section:

19 Typography Settings Pro

Step1: Go to Appearance > Customize section.
Now, click on the Typography Setting.
Now you can see lots of options for typography setting, so, check them manually…
You can find lots of options, Here we mention some of them, But in this section available are listed below:-
Google Fonts, Header Fonts, Font size for the title, Footer font size options.

Google Font Options:

In this section, you can select all the google fonts options available in this theme.
Here, below is the screenshot of the google font options:-

 

 

Dashboard > Appearance >Customize > Typography Setting

Now you can see many lists of the typography Setting options, Now, you can check individually. Here you can find lots of options. We list some of them, they are given below…

  • Header Font Size Options: In this section, you can find all the header font size settings, which cover header area.
    Now you can see the screenshot of the header font size options: It makes your task very easy:

  • Font sizes for the title: In this section, you can find Font size for the title (From h1 to h6 and post, page, Widget and comment title. It’s very easy to change the font size of the different title.

 

  • Footer font size option: In this section covers all the Footer font size settings, which cover the footer area.

 

 

20 Additional Settings

Categories setting: Here you can set the different color in different categories as you wish. 

  •  Step1: Go to  Appearance > Customize>Additional Setting> Categories color
  • Step 2: Choose the different color for each category
  • Step 3: Click on Save  Publish button

Video File to set categories title color on EggNews WordPress theme:

 Social Media

Step 1:Go to Dashboard > Appearance > Customize > Additional Settings > Social Media.
Step 2: Enter your social media account URL into Social URL text field.
Step3: Finally, Click on Save & Publish button.

(You can put social media after this link display on website top header section)  Look at image

 

Reading Indicator Option

Set Reading Indicator Option Appearance >Customize> Additional Settings> Reading Indicator Settings

Click on Applied position indicator on the website.

and Now you can select indicator on TOP, LEFT, RIGHT and BOTTOM

Read more option is used for post option.

 

Settings More Stories

From this section, you can add sidebar flying, Which makes the website more interactive and attractive.

Go to: Customizing ▸ Additional Settings>>More Stories

Now click on Show More Stories and add text to More stories text on textbox: MORE STORIES

 

 

21 WooCommerces Pro

Step:1 Log into your WordPress site.
step 2: Go to Plugins > Add New.
Step 3: Search for ‘WooCommerce’.
step 4: Select Install Now when you see it’s by Automattic.
Step5: Select Activate Now and you’re ready for the WooCommerce Wizard!

Now follow the following instruction:

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